With an overall population of 2,959 and a student population of 6,270, approximately 6,270 of Blountville students attend one of Blountville's schools that offer nursing programs.
Blountville's largest nursing school is Northeast State Community College. Approximately 50 students graduated in 2010 from Northeast State Community College with credentials in nursing.
In 2010, 50 students graduated with a nursing degree from one of Blountville's nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at nursing schools in Blountville was $2,946 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nursing program in Blountville.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Blountville, your job prospects are good. There were 61,600 nurses working in Tennessee and 3,130 working in the greater Blountville area in 2010. The number of nurses in Blountville is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Blountville is $48,170 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nurses.